School of Communication

Professional Organizations

Professional organizations offer scholarships, internship assistance, and student career workshops. See Web sites listed below for details.

Communication Management Division
American Society for Training and Development (ASTD) - Cleveland Chapter: www.astdcleve.org
Society for Human Resources Management (SHRM) - Cleveland Chapter: www.clevelandshrm.com
Mediation Association of Northeast Ohio (MANO): www.manomediate.org
Society for Healthcare Consumer Advocacy (SHCA): www.shca-aha.org
Cleveland State Division of Continuing Education's Patient Advocacy Certification Program is endorsed by Sociey for Healthcare Consumer Advocacy

 

Journalism and Promotional Communication Division
Society of Professional Journalist (SPJ): www.spj.org/cleveland
Public Relations Society of America (PRSA): www.prsacleveland.org
The PRSA student Career Day is held in November
Cleveland Advertising Association (CAA) : www.clevead.com
The CAA Communications Career Day is held in December. CSU students recieve a discounted admission to the CAA monthly luncheons at the discounted cost of $15.
American Marketing Association (AMA) - Cleveland Chapter: www.cleveland.marketingpower.org
Press Club of Cleveland: www.pressclubcleveland.com
American Institute of Graphic Arts (AIGA): www.aiga.org
National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ): www.nabj.org
Sales & Marketing Executives (SME) - Cleveland Chapter: www.smecleveland.com
Ohio Newspaper Foundation (ONA): www.ohionews.org
Association for Women in Communications(AWC) : www.womcom.org
Women in Sports and Events (WSE) : www.wisecleveland.com
International Association of Business Communicators (IABC): www.iabccleveland.com
Online Graphic Design Degree Resources : www.onlinegraphicdesigndegree.com/

 

Media Arts and Technology Division
National Television Academy (NTA): www.ntacleveland.com
Media Communications Association International (MCAI): www.clevelandmcai.org
Ohio Association of Broadcasters (OAB): www.oab.org
Greater Cleveland Media Development Corporation (GCMDC): www.clevelandfilm.com
Formerly Cleveland Film Commission.
The Association of Film Commisions International (AFCI): www.afci.org
Cleveland Film Society (CFS): http://clevelandflim.org
 

For Other Professional Associations Visit Northeast Ohio Communication Affiliates:

www.nocanet.com/association.html

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Mailing Address
School of Communication
College of Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
Cleveland State University
2121 Euclid Avenue, MU 233
Cleveland, OH 44115-2214
Campus Location
1st & 2nd Floors
Music & Communication Building
2001 Euclid Ave.
Phone: 216.687.4630
Fax: 216.687.5435
Web Contact
Rick Pitchford
r.pitchford@csuohio.edu
Phone: 216.687.5077

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